The United Way of Ocean County held their 2013 Campaign Kick-Off at the Holiday Inn in Toms River on Friday. Shawn and Sue of 92.7 WOBM received the United Way’s “Spirit of Ocean County” Award.
The 38th Ocean County Bluegrass Festival was held over the weekend in Waretown at the landmark Albert Music Hall. The all-day show featured 9 bands and is held twice per year. The musical tradition at Albert Hall has a rich history, dating back to the 1940s.
Ocean County Prosecutor Marlene Lynch Ford announced yesterday the conclusion of an investigation into drug activity in the Ocean County area.
Ocean County officials estimate that the county has lost at least 2 percent, or $2 billion, of its tax base because of Superstorm Sandy.